What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or application. Your web browser, (such as Safari, Firefox or Google Chrome), then sends these cookies back to the website or application on each subsequent visit so that they can recognise you and remember things like personalised details or user preferences. Cookies are very useful and do lots of different jobs which help to make your experience on websites as smooth as possible. For example, they let you move between web pages quickly and efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your experience.
Which cookies do we use and why?
When you use our website, the following categories of cookies may be set on your device:
1. Analytics cookies
2. Third party cookies
Please note that on some pages of our website you may notice that cookies have been set that are not related to Northern Lights. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example Instagram or Facebook, these service providers may set their own cookies on your web browser. These anonymous cookies may be set by that third party to track the success of their application or to customise their application to you. Wall North Gallery, (host of the Northern Lights exhibition), does not control the use of these cookies and cannot access them due to the way that cookies work. Cookies can only be accessed by the party who originally set them. You can check the third party websites for more information about these cookies and disable them if you wish. →. How to disable cookies.